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Renovating Your Home with Steel Siding

23 November

Getting your home renovated and looking sharp is a long process. Any home is enhanced by new siding, and in the difficult Montana seasons, steel siding is a smart and economical choice. Quality siding installation and repair has the power to increase your curb appeal and bring new life to old homes. It’s always best […]

Entry Door Basics Part III

20 November

from DIY Network WOOD If your plans call for a front door with character, warmth and style, wood is the top choice. Unmatched for natural beauty and substance, wood doors with a natural or stained finish harmonize with all styles of houses. Lower-grade woods and finger-jointed construction – doors made with unmatched pieces of wood […]

When is it Time to Replace Your Home’s Siding? Part II

15 November

BY EMILIO BONILLA A more recent addition to installation siding on the home is that of cement fiber. It is able to duplicate the appearance of wood and installs in a similar manner. Additionally, it comes in a variety of patterns and styles. Similar to vinyl in the low maintenance it requires, cement fiber is […]

Should I Replace All My Windows at Once?

12 November

from Angie’s List The total cost of replacement windows will be less if you install more, regardless of the window type. Homeowners typically know when it’s time to replace most, if not all, of the windows in their house. However, some aren’t ready to tackle such a large project all at once.   Regardless the reason, […]

Simplify Buying Your Windows

11 November

Replacing your windows is a pricey venture, but that doesn’t mean it needs to be difficult. The key is to find a contractor you trust, a window style you enjoy, and options you need, with nothing extra. Replace for the Right Reasons When it comes to window shopping, it’s important to keep your head in […]

When is it Time to Replace Your Home’s Siding? Part I

08 November

BY EMILIO BONILLA Home siding is the exterior look of a home, and it adds both appeal and value to the property. But besides the obvious cosmetic appeal, the siding’s true purpose is to protect from the elements and defend the house from intrusion from insects, fungus, and other infestations seeking to enter the home. […]

DIY Window Treatment

30 October

Ordinary window coverings can work for just about any window style or size. DIY kitchen window treatments can be the best way to express your personal style. Hand-crafted window covering ideas that use everyday materials in unexpected ways can make a tremendous impact on your kitchen. Window treatments do not need to be expensive to […]

Large Kitchen Windows

28 October

Kitchen window treatments for large windows will complement the size of your window while still providing the light control, privacy and functionality you desire. Whether your windows are very wide, very tall or oddly shaped, you can find a solution that is perfect for the kitchen. Considering there are endless possibilities for window treatments, the […]

Window Treatments

22 October

After investing in the perfect windows for your home, take a look at these ideas for flawless window treatments in the kitchen. Sunlight Exposure: The sun’s damaging UVA and UVB rays are notorious. Direct, harsh sunlight can fade most materials; in addition, it can raise interior temperatures, dull finishes, dry wood, and wash out fabrics. […]

Which Window? III

16 October

from Houzz A variant of the standard casement window is the French casement. This window provides a large opening with no vertical element to split the opening when the window is open. A French casement allows the design to have a visually consistent casement size throughout the project while also ensuring that the window opening […]